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of influential technology ceos i spoke to jack dorsey about his rapidly growing company square. he's trying to put your money where your mobile is. >> when i was 8 i had a business card that said jack dorsey consulta consultant. >> he hopes his mobile payment startup square will change thth relationship you have with your wallet. >> money, as concept, as been with us for 5,000 years and started with us trading seashells and touches every person on the planet. at one point in every person's life some person feels bad about it. it feels like a burden. how do we remove the burden and make it feel like something that gets them to an experience they want to have or a service or product they want to buy? >> talk to us about square and what it is enabling. >> less people are carrying cash. they are not c carrying checks anymore. they are carrying plastic cards everywhere. square was a device you plugd in to your device, iphone, android and it would accept cards and the money would go to the bank account the next day. >> it is a great idea. because of that you have other companies nipping at your h
, intelligent decision a technology contract to the government was the organizer and title sponsor. microtetch has an interesting effort promoting men's health. and let's not forget the government industry groups such as the bethesda chapter of afcea. there are far too many examples to mention here. so the next time you read a headline about some egregious act there are far more >> temperatures on the way down. >> but today. >> gorgeous. >> tomorrow will still stay mild but then makes tuesday feel like what's going on? all right. we have mainly clear skies right now and the skies are going to start to cloud out from west to east as they move through the morning hours. 54 degrees right now at reagan national airport. and our high today made it up to 71 degrees. 11 degrees above average for this date. our network right now after a high of 71, temperature right now 52 in arlington and our final stop takes us to george washington university downtown d.c. temperatures are in the middle 50s. winds out of the east just around 2-5 miles an hour. tempe
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hunters. with every bit of cutting edge technology, night vision gear and sensors, they can get their hands on, the group travels the world investigating bigfoot sightings. why are people fascinated by bigfoot. >> well, first, it's more than one. it's not bigfoot, it's bigfoots. there's a misconception that we're looking for one thing. >> reporter: their adventures make up two and soon to be three seasons of the animal planet show, "finding bigfoot." why is there no good fee toe of video? >> we have photos and video of basically everything, every species known to man, but no bigfoot. >> yeah, you do. there's a photo right there. >> reporter: that famous photo and the film to go with it, known as the patterson film was taken in 1967. and to our surprise, it's no joke to the bigfoot crew. which studied it and even tried to recreate it to finally determine if it was staged. most people look at this, say this is a guy in a suit. >> well, they're wrong. this has a lot more muscle mass. when you see it in motion, there's parts of the anatomy. if you know what somebody in a costume loo
. the memorial finally opened in 2004. >> as times change so does technology including how we share photos and memories with family and friends. and that is especially true today as we remember our veterans. now with that story from the united states marine corps wall memorial. >> sites allow us to share with the world our pride and our gratitude. >> i joined the marine corps in 1949 when i was 18 years old. >> on the day we salute veterans. >> it's a day to remember service and sacrifice. >> we are reminded that so many of the stories that shaped our nation begin and end at the monuments honoring those who heard the call. >> i was in vietnam. >> for veterans like marine pete dela santos. >> in korea. >> these icons in bronze, granite and stone forge and define countless families including his. >> out of five brothers, three of us were marines. one was air force, one was army. >> the men who gave their lives or part of themselves for us allowed a country to progress at a remarkable rate. so as i per used facebook on veterans day i was touched by
technology in the u.s.? at t. rowe price, we understand the connections of a complex, global economy. it's just one reason over 75% of our mutual funds beat their 10-year lipper average. t. rowe price. invest with confidence. request a prospectus or summary prospectus with investment information, risks, fees and expenses to read and consider carefully before investing. >>> they're the stuff of horror movies and urban legend. the most terrifying creatures mother nature has to offer. and one adventurer has made them his life's work. here's abc's matt gutman. >> reporter: blood thirsty beasts that feed on human flesh. aquatic assassins that drag swimmers to their deaths. myths, you might say, but sometimes truth stranger than fiction. that's where richard comes in, the swash buckling filmmaker, survivalist and hair product pitchman. okay, maybe not the last one, but he could be. richard is the host of nat geo's "man versus monster." he travels the globe to unravel the mysteries behind the myths. >> it's a great reason to help find out the truth. to hear their stories and try to work out wh
says the study came from good technology. producuctivi consultantsts and experts frown on the trerend of working from bed. busisinesses are now trying to cash in. one manufacturer fo adjustable beds is now marketing them to younger consumers. well coming up, our busininess roundtable. first, the federal hot minute. >> today i will attempt and monumeal feat. ii hope to convey the importance of having social media sites a part of your professional, a daily routine. for example, want to know ifif being a small business protegeee linkeded to a mentor prevents you from bidding on small business opportunities? a linkedin discussion group as an informed discussion on this topic. if you aren n the training area for a government agency, you may be interested in the discussion group for government training and development. one. discussion is centered around an a artic. as a suggestion, you may wish to do a simple search to find a group pertitinent to your job. they may provide your information that you do not knoww as they introduce you too professionalal contactcts. links tohese groupare [ ma
just like this one, using night vision goggles and infrared technology. so far, there's no sign of the two, missing workers. but the coast guard is using the latest technology to find them before it's too late. it's an all-out effort from the coast guard units from the air and the sea, for the two platform workers who have been missing close to 24 hours. authorities have not revealed their names or genders. but they believe they are out there alive. the two disappeared after jumping into the water off the coast of louisiana when the oil platform they were working on suddenly exploded. the blast was so intense, black smoke billowed more than 1,000 feet into the air and could be seen 20 miles away on shore. black elk energy says 1 of 22 contractors onboard, improperly used a blowtorch to cut the pipeline igniting the explosion. 11 workers were medevacked to safety. four with severe burns. >> when there's an incident, it hurts. >> reporter: as far as the oil spill, the coast guard says the impact is minimal because the rig was shut down at the time. >> the environmental threat, as
much technology and accessibility, we should have that. >> are to be a credit card payment. it is much easier. >> a contractor was fired because vetting for the contract was not done as well -- it should have been. >> i cannot go into specifics of an employee's departure. >> verifone initially received the contract. the company beat out seven others. two losing companies fought back with legal challenges. the decision was appealed and found the contract was improperly handled. >> want to move forward as quickly as we can to do what we set out to do. we do not want to revisit this process again. >> and taxis started installing the devices but stopped when the issue came up. starting the entire smart meters process again takes time and people are upset with paying additional fee's for higher gas prices this year. >> we will bounce back. >> there is to timetables out there to get the smart meters inside cabs. it will start this process all over again. the city is to sign the bids and that could be six or nine months. if they go with the rest of the company's and go through the process th
in technology, we no longer need intelligence to survive. this is hardly mainstream science. but as one researcher noted, my favorite part here. a hunter/gatherer, who did not seek a solution to shelter probably died. where a wall streeter who made a similar mistake would receive a substantial bonus. >>> now, to the software billionaire suspected of murder. john mcafee made a fortune on anti-virus software that runs on computers around the world. now, he's being chased by police in the tiny country of the belize, who believe he may be behind the killing of his neighbor. matt gutman has more. >> reporter: good morning. john mcafee lived the kind of life in central america that scared the people that knew him. now, the name that was synonymous with security, could be synonymous with drugs and murder. this picture may tell the story of a man many believe has become increasingly paranoid and is now on the run. >> i hid for almost 18 hours. lying in the bottom of cabs, boats. i'll do whatever it takes to stay alive. >> reporter: mcafee, the former millionaire founder of the anti-virus softwa
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moneymaker, rene holland and james bobo fey are real life big foot hunters. with every bit of technology, night vision gear and sensors they can get their hand on, the group travels the world investigating big foot sightings. why are people fascinated by big foot? >> well, first it is more than one, it's not big foot, it's big foots. a misconception we are looking around for this one thing. >> reporter: adventures and investigations make up two and soon to be three seasons of the animal planet show "finding big foot." why is there no good photo or video? the famous photo and film to go with it known as the patterson-gimlin film taken in 1967. to our surprise it is no joke to the big foot crew which studied it and tried to re-create it to determine itch it was staged. >> most people look at this and say this is a guy in a suit? >> they're wrong. it has much more muscle mass. see it in motion. parts of anatomy. if you know what a person looks like, and you know that doesn't look like a person in a costume. that looks like a real animal. >> reporter: they studied tracks too. evidence they s
be the thing of the future. one car apparently could not wait for the new technology to evolve. >> take a look at this bizarre scene in wildwood new jersey. the car keeps going in circles. backward with no one at all behind the wheel. after standing by helplessly, a hero emerges believed to be the fire chief jumping in from the passenger's side window. >> looks like the "dukes of hazard" car. started when drivers and passengers decided to switch side. as both men got out, the car slipped into reverse. >> well done. coming up next, the champagne blues. >> france's bubbly is going flat. we will tell you why and what it means for your new year's toast, right after this. it is all coming -- it is all coming of next on "world news now." >> announcer: "world news now" weather, brought to you by lifestyle lift. ♪ ♪ >>> the new halo 4 game an angel for microsoft, the sci-fi, shoot them up, action game, raked in $220 million sales globally last tuesday. the first day on sale. >> that beats the record set by previous installments of the hit series for x-box 360 platform. halo 4 could be the hit of t
the technology needs to stop outages from spreading. >>> new questions about safety of the popular energy drinks. the fda investigating reports that the supercaffeinated 5-hour energy drink could be linked to 13 deaths. the drinksmaker denies any connection to its products and those cases. >>> a group is urging the government to crack down on new cracker jacks about to hit stores. it has new flavors with extra pop, with caffeine. why we are caffeinating cracker jacks is beyond me. but the maker says the snack won't be marketed to children. >>> here's diane sawyer with a preview of tonight's "world news." >> hello, josh. tonight on "world news," there's an american grandmother who knows something about the powerful, new leader of china that even the white house does not know. and the answer she gives might give everybody in this country a glimpse into their future. we're going to tell you what she knows, coming up tonight. >> we'll be watching. >>> and finally here, a new risk on the american roads. the digital highway signs meant to perform us are now falling victim to hackers. the latest exampl
for the customers. with the adoption of technology people are going to be shopping more and more with smart phones, tablets. >> look at rob ordering my gift already. the best time to shop, monday, tuesday, wednesday, after thanksgiving. according to shopper track. i actually need those. >> a year's supply of breath mints. >> thank you. [ scratching ] you're not using too much are you, hon? ♪ nope. [ female announcer ] charmin ultra soft is so soft you'll have to remind your family they can use less. charmin ultra soft is made with extra cushions that are soft and more absorbent. plus you can use four times less versus the leading value brand. don't worry, there's plenty left for you dad. we all go. why not enjoy the go with charmin ultra soft? >> the picture again, sorry. i love our second story coming up. before we get to that. this considering the news of the week is a very timely story. listen to this. from the l.a. times. a study published tuesday in the journal of neuroscience has uncovered a surprising new property of oxytocin. finding, men in monogamous relationships got a sniff of this s
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